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Juvenile Delinquency in Allen, KS

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Allen County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Kansas often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.

In 2017, a total of 76 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Allen County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 76 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

A lot of counties, including, Allen County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Allen County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.

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Government of Allen County, KS

County Seat: Iola
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1855
Total Square Miles: 505
2019 Population: 12,519
Persons/Square Mile: 0.04
County Contact: 1 N Washington Ave
County Courthouse
Iola , KS 66749-2802

Allen County, KS Courts